Battle Ground Public Schools uses multiple communication tools to keep our staff, students, parents and community informed. Please use the links below to access district news and events.

Automated Phone & Email System

An automated phone and email system is used by the school buildings and district office to keep parents and students informed of upcoming events, attendance, and emergency notifications.

Please keep your contact information updated in the district’s Skyward (Family Access) system to ensure accurate and timely notifications. You can contact your school office to update your information.

BGPS Bulletin

The BGPS Bulletin is a weekly electronic newsletter that highlights the great things happening in Battle Ground Public Schools. Newsletters include school board updates, student success stories, featured articles, Community Education classes, job postings and more. Sign up today to stay informed on district news.

BGPS bulletin

Join the mailing list and view past Bulletins

BG Cast Podcast

The BG Cast Podcast focuses on a variety of topics around education and our community. Check out BG Cast on Apple PodcastsSpotifyGoogle Podcasts and Amazon Music.

Board Brief

The BG Board, Briefly is a board newsletter that highlights actions taken in the most recent board meeting. A brief follows after every regularly scheduled board meeting and is sent with the week’s BGPS Bulletin email newsletter. Briefs can also be found by visiting the BG Board, Briefly page.

Note: The BG Board, Briefly is only a recap of the board’s business and is not the official meeting minutes. For a copy of meeting minutes, schedules and agendas please visit the School Board page.

District News Blog

The News blog is updated with current news releases and featured articles.


You can subscribe to FlashAlert and receive email notifications about district news and weather/emergency closure information. Subscribe online: flashalert.net/id/BattleGroundPS.

Social Media

The district shares great things happening in Battle Ground Public Schools on social media. Follow us on

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Weather Related Closures

The district uses all of the above communication tools to notify students, staff and parents about weather-related late-starts, closures or early releases. The district is split into “north” and “south” schools for the purpose of weather closures. Please visit our Weather and Emergency Information page.

Mobile App


Download the free BGPS app today for access to your school’s news, calendars, push notifications and more.

Communications Staff

Amanda Richter
Director of Communications &
Community Engagement
Media inquiries, community liaison

Chris Brown
Communications Specialist
Newsletters, video & storytelling

Jenna Buescher-Hill
Communications Specialist
Websites, publications & branding


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